Plot: American kids go to a space camp during the summer holidays. They learn how to operate the Space Shuttle. A team consisting of a guy who just entered to meet girls, a wanna be astronaut and an instructor who wanted to go on a mission instead of teaching can sit in the Shuttle while testing the engines. Then they’re launched by mistake.

Rating: PG

Directed By: Harry Winer

Written By: W.W. Wicket, Casey T. Mitchell, Patrick Bailey and Larry B. Williams

Production: ABC Motion Pictures

In Theaters: June 06, 1986

Box Office: $9,697,739 (USA)

Budget: $18,000,000 (estimated)

Runtime: 1 hr. 47 mins.

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Andie Bergstrom – Kate Capshaw
Kathryn Fairly – Lea Thompson
Tish Ambrosei – Kelly Preston
Rudy Tyler – Larry B. Scott
Max – Leaf Phoenix

Kevin Donaldson – Tate Donovan
Cmdr. Zach Bergstrom – Tom Skerritt
Brennan – Barry Primus
Launch Director – Terry O’Quinn – Banning